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Tapas and Oysters

) #18 of 117 Restaurants in Knysna $$ - $$$ , Seafood, Sushi
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
+27 44 382 7196
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“tapas” (254 reviews)
“oysters” (155 reviews)
“nachos” (22 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, Sushi, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 548 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing beats freshly made food. Tapas serves great quality food. Great care is put into preparing your meal. Great service. And the scenery ain't bad either!

Thank Jacques B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Legend Burger is absolutely incredible, and the Pimms jug and Windhoek Draught washed it down perfectly. Fantastic service from very friendly staff in a beautiful setting.

Thank 189alexb
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family has made this a regular occurrence. The food and service are amazing! Well done Tapas! Ask for Brandon!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

10/10 for Brandon our waiter who was realy friendly Nice place in Knysna to have decent food and good drinks!

Thank 151aur_lieg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great vibe, great staff, great food. Ask for Ted!! Excellent experience and definitely a must when visiting Knysna

1  Thank Annel V
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

I had such a wonderful evening here! Cool atmosphere- Music in the air- live band (Behind Two Jays) who set the atmosphere! Happy hour is the best! Loved the tequila with pineapple! Tapas that we ordered was delicious. Friendly, smiling staff and good service!

Thank chantelfouche
Reviewed May 22, 2017

The service was really fantastic! I had sushi as a starter and ribs as a main. Sushi was really good but the ribs was sad. How do you gets ribs to be chewy? I have no idea but their kitchen staff does! I don't really...More

Thank BraamS
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Great selection of food and very tasty and yummy cocktails, but in the evenings they have live music the restaurant is way to small for live music, spoilt the dinner better at lunch time. But at least one of the few places open in Knysna...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Love it! Great on Wednesdays... half price sushi all day. Nice lively atmosphere. Great if you only want a light meal.

Thank Inge V
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

This is really a must visit if you like that rowdy sports bar type of place. Really fun great food and good wine list.

Thank KKQ66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$3 - $9
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Knysna
  • Phone Number: +27 44 382 7196
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Description
A fun, vibey tapas restaurant situated on Thesen Island at the waters edge. Live music, sushi, global tapas and friendly service. A place not to be missed...
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